repair freeze plugs?

zoran zv30 at sbcglobal.net
Sun Feb 8 13:02:44 PST 2009


personally I turn them down to right size.
they will go in but I like correct tolerances :)

Zoran Vujasinovic
Twin Works Factory
775-786-4881
www.twfracing.com
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Chris Burgess" <chris at chrisburgess.com>
To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
Sent: Sunday, February 08, 2009 1:00 PM
Subject: Re: repair freeze plugs?


> Do they work?
>
> On Sun, Feb 8, 2009 at 11:33 AM, zoran <zv30 at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>
>> napa sells them.ther are slightly larger due to standard instead metric.
>>
>>
>> Zoran Vujasinovic
>> Twin Works Factory
>> 775-786-4881
>> www.twfracing.com
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Chris Burgess" 
>> <chris at chrisburgess.com
>> >
>> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
>> Sent: Sunday, February 08, 2009 11:31 AM
>> Subject: Re: repair freeze plugs?
>>
>>
>>
>> Did you check a place like Napa for one of the same size?
>>>
>>> -Chris
>>>
>>> On Sun, Feb 8, 2009 at 10:57 AM, Wade Bartlett <wade.bartlett at gmail.com
>>> >wrote:
>>>
>>> Chris Burgess wrote:
>>>>
>>>> You shouldn't reuse freeze plugs as they can deform.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>> The shop who rebuilt my motor last time they popped out (due to my
>>>> failure
>>>> to put in real anti-freeze during winter storage) claimed he could not
>>>> order
>>>> a new set - the dealer stated it was not a part which could be ordered.
>>>> We
>>>> stretched the old ones a little, sealed them with some goop and punched
>>>> them
>>>> back in. I raced on them for a season like that with no trouble. FWIW.
>>>> Peace. -W
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>
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